ICAHD Report to UN Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination

Posted 26th July 2012, by & filed under Discriminatory laws, Itay Epshtain, Itay Epshtain, report, UN Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination.

Earlier today (Monday, January 30th) ICAHD submitted its parallel report to the UN Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination (CERD) to convene in Geneva next month.   The report, authored by Adv. Emily Schaeffer from the Michael Sfard Law Office and ICAHD Co-Director Itay Epshtain provides information for consideration by UN Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination… Read more »

Human Rights Council Receives Report on Beit Arabiya Demolition

Posted 26th June 2012, by & filed under beit arabiya, Demolitions, human rights council, Itay Epshtain, report, salim Shawamreh, United Nations.

UN Human Rights Council received a report on the recurrent demolition of Beit Arabiya, the home of Salim and Arabiya Shawamreh and their seven children in the West Bank town of Anata, illuminating the ongoing displacement of Palestinians living under prolonged occupation.     The United Nations Human Rights Council (HRC) will convene this coming… Read more »